Holly Springs High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,202
College Readiness Index
30.8
Algebra Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,105 Students
  • 110 Teachers

Holly Springs High
950 HOLLY SPRINGS RD
HOLLY SPRINGS, NC 27540

Phone: (919) 577-1444

District: Wake County Public School System

Overview

Holly Springs High is ranked 10th within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Holly Springs High is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 35 percent. Holly Springs High is 1 of 24 high schools in the Wake County Public School System.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1202
State Rank
#10

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,105
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 35%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 110

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English N/A
Proficient in Algebra 83%
College Readiness Index 30.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 24
Total Students 40,864
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 72%
College Readiness (district average) 26.2

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Nearby Schools

Holly Springs High is 1 of 24 schools in the Wake County Public School System.

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